What Does The Bible Say About Obedience To Parents?

What Does The Bible Say About Obedience To Parents?

Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims

Deuteronomy 21:18-21 – If a man have a stubborn and unruly son, who will not hear the commandments of his father or mother, and being corrected, slighteth obedience: They shall take him and bring him to the ancients of his city, and to the gate of judgment, And shall say to them: This our son is rebellious and stubborn, he slighteth hearing our admonitions, he giveth himself to revelling, and to debauchery and banquetings: The people of the city shall stone him: and he shall die, that you may take away the evil out of the midst of you, and all Israel hearing it may be afraid.

Proverbs 1:8-9 – My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother: That grace may be added to thy head, and a chain of gold to thy neck.

Proverbs 6:20-23 – My son, keep the commandments of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother. Bind them in thy heart continually, and put them about thy neck. When thou walkest, let them go with thee: when thou sleepest, let them keep thee; and when thou awakest, talk with them.

Proverbs 23:22 – Hearken to thy father, that beget thee: and despise not thy mother when she is old.

Ecclesiasticus 3:7-8 – He that honoureth his father shall enjoy a long life: and he that obeyeth the father, shall be a comfort to his mother. He that feareth the Lord, honoureth his parents, and will serve them as his masters that brought him into the world.

Ephesians 6:1-3 – Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. “Honor your father and mother” (this is the first commandment with a promise), “that it may be well with you and that you may live long on the earth.”

Colossians 3:20 – Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.

What Does The Bible Say About How We Should Love The Name Of God?

What Does The Bible Say About How We Should Love The Name Of God?

Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims

Psalms 5:12 – But let all them be glad that hope in thee: they shall rejoice for ever, and thou shalt dwell in them. And all they that love thy name shall glory in thee:

Psalms 68:36-37 – For God will save Sion, and the cities of Juda shall be built up. And they shall dwell there, and acquire it by inheritance. And the seed of his servants shall possess it; and they that love his name shall dwell therein.

Psalms 118:55 – In the night I have remembered thy name, O Lord: and have kept thy law.

Isaiah 26:8 – And in the way of thy judgments, O Lord, we have patiently waited for thee: thy name, and thy remembrance are the desire of the soul.

Isaiah 26:13 – O Lord our God, other lords besides thee have had dominion over us, only in thee let us remember thy name.

What Does The Bible Say About The Name Of God As Our Strength And Shield?

What Does The Bible Say About The Name Of God As Our Strength And Shield?

Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims

1 Kings 17:45 – And David said to the Philistine: Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee in the name of the Lord of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, which thou hast defied.

Psalms 9:11 – And let them trust in thee who know thy name: for thou hast not forsaken them that seek thee, O Lord.

Psalms 19:2 – May the Lord hear thee in the day of tribulation: may the name of the God of Jacob protect thee.

Psalms 19:6 – We will rejoice in thy salvation; and in the name of our God we shall be exalted.

Psalms 43:6 – Through thee we will push down our enemies with the horn: and through thy name we will despise them that rise up against us.

Psalms 53:3 – Save me, O God, by thy name, and judge me in thy strength.

Psalms 88:16-17 – Blessed is the people that knoweth jubilation. They shall walk, O Lord, in the light of thy countenance: And in thy name they shall rejoice all the day, and in thy justice they shall be exalted.

Psalms 88:25 – And my truth and my mercy shall be with him: and in my name shall his horn be exalted.

Psalms 123:8 – Our help is in the name of the Lord, who made heaven and earth.

Proverbs 18:10 – The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the just runneth to it, and shall be exalted.

Joel 2:32 – And it shall come to pass, that every one that shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved: for in mount Sion, and in Jerusalem shall be salvation, as the Lord hath said, and in the residue whom the Lord shall call.